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The new sharks coming to UK as temperatures rise https://t.co/iMevNAvCb4 Jo
Some welcome showers in the north west but not much for the south east. Simon has today's forecast neatly summarised here
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Thursday: Mostly fine, dry & sunny with light winds. Very warm for England & Wales with temperatures ranging from 24 to 30C, but 20 to 24C for Scotland & N Ireland. Turning breezy & cloudier across W Scotland & N Ireland later in the day ahead of a weather system. Stav D
Any #rain in the #WeatherForTheWeekAhead... or just more heat? Find out: https://t.co/NI9tPOpvVO Ben R
Wednesday: Apart from a few showers across the north and west of the UK, most places will be dry with sunny spells once again. Feeling a bit warmer too. Stav D
Tonight: Showers will tend to linger across N Scotland. Apart from the odd showers across western UK, most places will be dry with clear skies. Cool across some parts of Scotland and N England, but mild in the south. Stav D
UK extremes for Tuesday 17 July 2018

WARMEST: Gravesend (Kent) 26.0 C (79.00 F)
COLDEST(Day): Fair Isle (Northern Isles) 14.0 C (57.00 F)
WETTEST (24h): Pately Bridge (North Yorkshire) 20.0 mm (0.79 in)
SUNNIEST (24h): Herstmonceux (East Sussex) 11.8 hrs

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😯👇Wow! A ferocious cumulonimbus cloud swirls over Ampleforth, North Yorkshire, yesterday. Photo by Weather Watcher, High Lions. Want to join in? It's easy to sign up here: https://t.co/F6iVSZugYU Jo
Further hidden landscapes revealed by the heatwave https://t.co/PpHYFJdxbr Jo
Why do our bodies sometimes struggle to cope in hot weather? https://t.co/yDamVKgWPv Jo
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